HyperDic: scene

English > 10 senses of the word scene:
NOUNlocationscenethe place where some action occurs
eventscenean incident (real or imaginary)
cognitionscene, view, aspect, prospect, vista, panoramathe visual percept of a region
communicationscene, shota consecutive series of pictures that constitutes a unit of action in a film
statescene, picturea situation treated as an observable object
communicationscenea subdivision of an act of a play
statescene, fit, tantrum, conniptiona display of bad temper
artifactscene, viewgraphic art consisting of the graphic or photographic representation of a visual percept
locationscene, settingthe context and environment in which something is set
artifactscene, scenerythe painted structures of a stage set that are intended to suggest a particular locale
scene > pronunciation
Soundssiy'n
RhymesAberdeen ... wolverine / Wolverine: 192 rhymes with iyn...
English > scene: 10 senses > noun 1, location
MeaningThe place where some action occurs.
Example"the police returned to the scene of the crime"
Narrowerdarkness, dark, shadowAn unilluminated area
field of honorThe scene of a duel
lightAn illuminated area
stageAny scene regarded as a setting for exhibiting or doing something
venue, locale, locusThe scene of any event or action (especially the place of a meeting)
Broaderarea, countryA particular geographical region of indefinite boundary (usually serving some special purpose or distinguished by its people or culture or geography)
Spanishescena, escenario
Catalanescena
English > scene: 10 senses > noun 2, event
MeaningAn incident (real or imaginary).
Example"their parting was a sad scene"
BroaderincidentA single distinct event
Spanishescena
Catalanescena
English > scene: 10 senses > noun 3, cognition
MeaningThe visual percept of a region.
Synonymsview, aspect, prospect, vista, panorama
Narrowerbackground, groundThe part of a scene (or picture / picture) that lies behind objects in the foreground
coastThe area within view
exposureaspect resulting from the direction a building or window faces
foregroundThe part of a scene that is near the viewer
glimpseA brief or incomplete view
middle distanceThe part of a scene between the foreground and the background
side viewA view from the side of something
tableauAny dramatic scene
Broadervisual percept, visual imageA percept that arises from the eyes
Spanishaspecto, escena, panorama, perspectiva, vista
Catalanescena, panorama, perspectiva, vista
Adjectivesscenicused of locations
English > scene: 10 senses > noun 4, communication
MeaningA consecutive series of pictures that constitutes a unit of action in a film.
Synonymshot
Part ofmovie, film, picture, moving picture, moving-picture show, motion picture, motion-picture show, picture show, pic, flickA form of entertainment that enacts a story by sound and a sequence of images giving the illusion of continuous movement
NarrowerouttakeA scene that is filmed but is not used in the final editing of the film
Broaderphotograph, photo, exposure, picture, picA representation of a person or scene in the form of a print or transparent slide
Spanishescena, fotograma
Catalanescena, fotograma
English > scene: 10 senses > noun 5, state
MeaningA situation treated as an observable object.
Example "the religious scene in England has changed in the last century"
Synonympicture
Broadersituation, state of affairsThe general state of things
Spanishcuadro, escena
Catalanescena
English > scene: 10 senses > noun 6, communication
MeaningA subdivision of an act of a play.
Example"the first act has three scenes"
Part ofactA subdivision of a play or opera or ballet
Broaderdramatic composition, dramatic workA play for performance on the stage or television or in a movie etc.
Spanishescena
Catalanescena
English > scene: 10 senses > noun 7, state
MeaningA display of bad temper.
Example "he made a scene"
Synonymsfit, tantrum, conniption
Broaderbad temper, ill temperA persisting angry mood
Spanishbasca, berrinche, cortón, pataleta, perra, rabieta, verraquera
Catalanenrabiada, rebequeria
English > scene: 10 senses > noun 8, artifact
Meaninggraphic art consisting of the graphic or photographic representation of a visual percept.
Example"he painted scenes from everyday life"
Synonymview
Partssubject, content, depicted objectSomething (a person or object or scene) selected by an artist or photographer for graphic representation
Broadergraphic artThe arts of drawing or painting or printmaking
Spanishescena, perspectiva, visión, vista
Catalanescena, panorama, vista
English > scene: 10 senses > noun 9, location
MeaningThe context and environment in which something is set.
Synonymsetting
NarrowerscenarioA setting for a work of art or literature
Broaderenvironment, environs, surroundings, surroundThe area in which something exists or lives
English > scene: 10 senses > noun 10, artifact
MeaningThe painted structures of a stage set that are intended to suggest a particular locale.
Example"they worked all night painting the scenery"
Synonymscenery
Narrowerbackdrop, background, backclothscenery hung at back of stage
flatscenery consisting of a wooden frame covered with painted canvas
masking piece, maskingscenery used to block the audience's view of parts of the stage that should not be seen
set pieceA piece of scenery intended to stand alone as part of the stage setting
Broaderstage set, setrepresentation consisting of the scenery and other properties used to identify the location of a dramatic production
Spanishdecorado, escena, escenario
Catalandecorat, escenari

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